Government Back to Work Scheme Helps Boost Commercial Property Interest






Boxpod reports 300%+ rise in commercial property enquiries. As the country attempts to bring things back on track after the lengthy coronavirus lockdown, the government this week is campaigning for all workers to go back into their offices. Having seen a drastic fall in city centre commerce, the knock-on effects of working from home during …

Merry Christmas from all at Boxpod and some thoughts for 2020






There’s little doubt that a great big dose of resilience has been needed throughout this challenging political and economic year, so let’s raise a glass to overcoming tough times and look forward to less uncertainty and a prosperous new decade. The doom and gloom surrounding the high street, business rates, Brexit et al have made …

Insight: Capitalise on the demand for serviced offices to rent in Bristol






The number of serviced office operators circling Bristol is testament to the city’s credentials as an elite business location. Bristol city centre has already seen record annual take-up from serviced office operators, according to Lambert Smith Hampton’s South West & Wales Office Market Report 2019, with the latter half of 2019 yet to be accounted …

Spotlight on commercial property to rent and buy in Hampshire






New developments are fuelling interest in the commercial property market in Hampshire with agents expecting strong demand for the units. Construction of Oceanic Estates’ new business park at Adanac Park in Nursling, Southampton is well underway. The letting agents Keygrove Chartered Surveyors and Lambert Smith Hampton are offering 17 new business units to lease ranging …

Reaping the rewards – turning barns into business homes






Renting farm buildings to businesses is one of the most popular and successful forms of diversification for farmers as rural enterprises are growing. Converting barns into commercial units brings in an added revenue stream to ensure the strength and success of modern farming. Change of use of traditional agricultural buildings to offices, shops, storage and …